The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 63 66 51
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 2 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.33% 0.88% 2.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.90% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 14
Average salary £50,000 £36,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.98% -18.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £26,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £36,500 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Java Developer
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
577 556 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 95.85% 97.89% 92.77%
Number of salaries quoted 448 459 457
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Swindon region.

Java Developer Salary Trend in Swindon

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Swindon

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title.

1 35 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (71.43%) HTML
2 25 (71.43%) CSS
2 25 (71.43%) Spring
3 23 (65.71%) XML
3 23 (65.71%) Hibernate
3 23 (65.71%) Tomcat
4 22 (62.86%) JavaScript
5 20 (57.14%) Oracle
5 20 (57.14%) SQL
6 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (42.86%) Software Engineering
8 14 (40.00%) JUnit
8 14 (40.00%) Apache
9 12 (34.29%) Unit Testing
10 11 (31.43%) UNIX
10 11 (31.43%) Finance
11 10 (28.57%) Subversion
11 10 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
11 10 (28.57%) OOD
12 9 (25.71%) Shell Script
12 9 (25.71%) HTML5
12 9 (25.71%) Computer Science
13 8 (22.86%) Telecoms
13 8 (22.86%) jQuery
13 8 (22.86%) Relational Database
14 7 (20.00%) RDBMS
14 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
14 7 (20.00%) Process Management
14 7 (20.00%) MVC

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (65.71%) Tomcat
2 14 (40.00%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.86%) Joomla!
3 1 (2.86%) Alfresco
3 1 (2.86%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) Relational Database
2 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 5 (14.29%) DB2
3 5 (14.29%) MySQL
4 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (40.00%) JUnit
2 10 (28.57%) Subversion
3 7 (20.00%) Eclipse
4 3 (8.57%) Selenium
4 3 (8.57%) SoapUI
4 3 (8.57%) Ranorex
5 1 (2.86%) Ant
5 1 (2.86%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (2.86%) Maven
General
1 11 (31.43%) Finance
2 8 (22.86%) Telecoms
3 7 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.86%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (71.43%) HTML
1 25 (71.43%) CSS
1 25 (71.43%) Spring
2 23 (65.71%) XML
2 23 (65.71%) Hibernate
3 9 (25.71%) HTML5
4 8 (22.86%) jQuery
5 7 (20.00%) GWT
5 7 (20.00%) Spring MVC
5 7 (20.00%) CSS3
5 7 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 7 (20.00%) XSD
6 6 (17.14%) J2EE
6 6 (17.14%) Web Services
7 4 (11.43%) SOAP
8 3 (8.57%) Spring Web Flow
9 2 (5.71%) JPA
9 2 (5.71%) OSGi
9 2 (5.71%) JSP
10 1 (2.86%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.86%) RIA
2 1 (2.86%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) UNIX
2 2 (5.71%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) Android
3 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 12 (34.29%) Unit Testing
4 10 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
4 10 (28.57%) OOD
5 7 (20.00%) Process Management
5 7 (20.00%) MVC
5 7 (20.00%) Scrum
6 5 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.57%) UML
8 2 (5.71%) Data Modelling
8 2 (5.71%) Database Tuning
9 1 (2.86%) Android Development
9 1 (2.86%) iOS Development
9 1 (2.86%) Line Management
9 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.86%) People Management
9 1 (2.86%) TDD
9 1 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.86%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (62.86%) JavaScript
3 20 (57.14%) SQL
4 9 (25.71%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.86%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) HND
1 7 (20.00%) PhD
2 1 (2.86%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) Oracle
2 1 (2.86%) IBM
2 1 (2.86%) Adobe